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Arthur Brown
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Musician
    (June 24, 1944- )
    Famed for his 1968 hit song 'Fire'
    Albums include 'The Crazy World of Arthur Brown,' 'Kingdom Come' and 'Tantric Lover'
    He's a one-hit-wonder with the song 'Fire.'
    On stage, he wore face paint and outlandish costumes, including a flaming helmet.
    He often appeared on stage nude.
    He was given a suspended six-month jail sentence after stripping on stage in Sicily.
    He claimed this act was inspired by Viking rituals which symbolized cleansing of the mind.
    He was into drinking and drugs.
    He was a devout Christian, scattering religious imagery throughout his lyrics.
    He was a hippie.
    He called himself 'the god of Hellfire.'
    In 1968, 'Fire' topped the British charts and hit number 2 in the US.
    He developed a cult following in the 60's that continues to this day.
    He still records new music and performs regularly.
    He suffered a cerebral hemorrhage on stage in 1994.
    His elaborate, theatrical live performances proved influential on 'shock rock' artists like Alice Cooper and Marilyn Manson.
    'Fire' has been sampled by many artists, including The Prodigy.
    He appeared in the film 'Tommy' as a priest.
    He was seen as a major figure in 60's British underground music.

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